ELECTRICAL ENGINEER – Lockport, New York – 3147589

Award-Winning Client in Lockport, NY seeks a talented Electrical Engineer for a full-time onsite role with paid relocation assistance available.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Champion continuous enhancement of electrical power systems, electrical controls, motors, drives, and related components, with a focus on quality improvement.
  • Conduct equipment electrical troubleshooting.
  • Provide support to the Maintenance division, contributing to continuous enhancement initiatives, delivering training, assisting with day-to-day operations, and ensuring electrical safety.
  • Collaborate on major Maintenance and Capital projects.
  • Evaluate and troubleshoot challenges to propose strategies and solutions for improvement.
  • Apply engineering principles and process control strategies to boost the operational efficiency of both new and existing automation systems.
  • Partner with cross-functional teams to implement process control models, strategies, and other methods to ensure strong results, reliability, and efficiencies.
  • Offer technical expertise to support capital projects, conduct process evaluations, and implement project modifications.
  • Maintain and regularly update process documentation.


  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering.
  • Previous experience in a manufacturing environment, particularly from a maintenance perspective involving heavy industrial equipment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proficiency with motor control centers, PLCs, static drives, electro/mechanical devices, and power distribution.
  • Hands-on troubleshooting experience, strong decision-making skills, and the ability to collaborate with union employees.
  • Exposure to Automation, Programming, or control systems theory.
  • Prior experience supporting process control systems in a manufacturing environment.
  • Familiarity with process control systems, including Rockwell and HMI packages.
  • Understanding of drive control theory and operation.
  • Experience with intelligent motor control centers (e.g., Siemens Simocode and AS-i).
  • Leadership or participation in teams comprised of individuals with diverse technical and non-technical backgrounds for continuous process improvement initiatives.
  • Proficiency in electro-mechanical system integration.
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills using data archive and analysis tools, such as IBA.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Effective problem analysis and resolution skills.
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written, with the ability to interact with internal and external stakeholders at all organizational levels.
  • Ability to work independently with high motivation and strong organizational capabilities.
  • Exceptional organizational skills.
  • Proficiency with computer systems and Microsoft Office.
  • Strong work ethic and the ability to thrive in a highly motivated team environment.
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Lockport
State: New York

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